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Hatten and Rittershoffen January 1945 Pictures and more infomation?

Discussion in 'Western Europe 1943 - 1945' started by JGarman, Apr 7, 2011.

  1. Alsa.se

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    Hi Katy,
    Unfortunately your article is too small to be readable.
    I found this about your great uncle :

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    Just want to say thank you for his service and his sacrifice. He gave us back our freedom.

    Eric
     
  2. Alsa.se

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    Hi Katy,

    Attached, the Valor awards about your great uncle, in pdf.

    Your great uncle was killed on the first day of the German attack on the village of Hatten. The American troops were alerted on January 9, 1945 at 4am and hell broke out at 5am. The Germans attacked east of the village, where my mother lived. His house was the third at the entrance of the village.

    Attached, 4 photos taken in Hatten on November 1st, this year. A calvary bearing the marks of bullets. It is located at the eastern entrance to Hatten. A photo of the grave in honor of civilians who died in the battle of January 1945 and a photo listing the names and ages of the victims.

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